District Elections

Below are the timelines and legal requirements for the District’s Board of Directors elections. If you have any further questions please contact us here.

The next Directors Election for Harris County Municipal Utility District 217 will be held on May 1, 2021.

No Directors Elections for 2020.

First Day to file for General Election Ballot: January 13, 2021

Deadline for filing General Election Ballot: February 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. The official notice will be posted as soon at is available.

Election Date: May 1, 2021

For more information on election dates, visit the Secretary of State website at:

For interested candidates:
To run for election to the District’s Board of Directors, a person must file an application for a place on the ballot. Application for a place on The General Election Ballot can be found on the Texas Secretary of State website at:

To be qualified to serve as a Director, a person shall be at least 18 years old, a resident citizen of the State of Texas, and either own land subject to taxation in the district or be a qualified voter within the district. (Texas Water Code 54.102)

To review the General Requirements for Application in its entirety, please see (Texas Election Code 141.031)

To review the Disqualification of Directors in its entirety, please see (Texas Water Code 49.052)

Candidate Application Filing Location:
Roach & Mitchell, PLLC
2800 Post Oak Blvd, Suite 4100
Houston, TX 77056
(832) 390-2268